Christmas and Perfume

If ever there was a season celebrating resilience it is the Christmas Season.  As women, this season represents a virtual treasure trove of elements around which we build our resilience, because our resilience is built around our response to stress; and this is the season of stress, both good stress and the other kind.

During […]

Invitation to share your stories and ask questions about women, strength and resilience

Dear Friends,

I am revising Dancing Backwards in High Heels: Women and Resilience due 3/13/2012 and I’d like your input.  Please post stories you’d like to share about women and how they use their strengths– their resilience.  I encourage you to ask any questions you have about women handling the challenges that life hurls at them. […]

The Power of Resilience


When tragedy strikes with the death of a loved one, a serious illness or a job loss, some people fall apart, while others adapt to such life-changing events more easily.

Being resilient is what makes the difference.

“Resilience is the process of adapting well in the face of adversity, trauma, tragedy or significant stress—it means bouncing […]

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